Document ReferenceNe 6 D 2/48/142
TitleLease from Henry P.A.D. Pelham-Clinton, 7th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne to the Wigan Coal and Iron Company Limited of mines and minerals underlying land in Nottinghamshire; 30 Oct. 1896
Date30 October 1896
Extent1 volume; 14 pp (lease) and 48 pp (terrier)
Content DescriptionFirst Party: Henry P.A.D. [Pelham-Clinton, 7th] Duke of Newcastle [under Lyne].

Second Party: Wigan Coal and Iron Company Limited.

Lease from (1) to (2) of all mines and minerals lying beneath an area of 30,000 acres situated in the parishes or townships of Worksop, Babworth, Walesby, Bothamsall, Bevercotes, Milton, Egmanton, Hardwick, Haughton, Elkesley, Tuxford, Markham Clinton, Lound, Clumber, North Muskham, Weston, Barnby Moor, Blyth, Martin, Morton, West Drayton, East Markham, Cromwell, Holme, and Gamston, all in the county of Nottinghamshire [being lands coloured pink, yellow, and blue, including those hatched in black on plan]; for a term of 99 years from 25 Mar. 1896.

Lease is subject to the rights of the Manchester, Sheffield and Lincolnshire Railway CompanyThe Great Northern Railway Company, The Midland Railway Company, and the Chesterfield and Stockwith Canal Company; subject also to the rights of Mr John Sandford Robinson as owner of Worksop Manor House, Mr Benjamin Ingham Whitaker as owner of an estate at Martin, and the Duke of Portland as owner of Manor Hills in the parish of Worksop.

Lists various covenants.

Rent: Peppercorn rent for first year; £1000 for second year; £2000 for third year; £4000 for the fourth year; £7500 for the fifth year; and £10,000 for each subsequent year; also wayleave rent and surface rent as specified.

Royalties: Top Hard Coal at the rate of £25 per foot thick per statute acre; Deep Hard Coal and Deep Soft Coal at the rate of £80 per statute acre; Black shale or Silkstone Coal at a rate of £90 per acre; and all other seams or beds of coal at the rate of £17 and 10 shillings per foor thick per statute acre; includes further royalties for sand, bricks, lime, limestone, etc.

Recitals: (a) fact that (1) is entitled to property coloured pink on plan accompanying Ne 6 D 2/48/141; (b) fact that (1) is entitled to coal and certain other minerals underlying property coloured yellow on plan, but subject to an indenture dated 27 Oct. 1890; (c) fact that (1) as reputed Lord of the Manor is entitled to minerals underlying property coloured blue on plan.

Includes a terrier of the property by parish [gives occupier or description, and area].

See also agreement for lease [Ne 6 D 2/48/141], modifications of lease [Ne 6 D 2/48/146, Ne 6 D 2/48/259-260, and Ne 6 D 2/48/285], miscellaneous associated papers [Ne 6 D 2/48/143-144], and subsequent release of mines and minerals minerals [Ne 6 D 2/48/318-319].
Termestate business, leases, Nottinghamshire
estate business, leases, mining leases
estate business, leases, Worksop (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Babworth (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Walesby (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Bothamsall (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Bevercotes (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Milton (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Egmanton (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Hardwick (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Haughton (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Elkesley (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Tuxford (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Markham Clinton (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Lound (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Clumber (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, North Muskham (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Weston (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Barnby Moor (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Blyth (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Martin (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Morton (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, West Drayton (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, East Markham (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Cromwell (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Holme (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Gamston (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, terriers, Nottinghamshire
minerals, lease of
mineral rights, lease of
mining and extraction, Nottinghamshire

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA26176Wigan Coal and Iron Company Limited
NA993Clinton; Henry P.A.D. Pelham- (1864-1928); 7th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; succ. 1879; known as 'Linny'1864-1928
PL1066/Markham Clinton/Nottinghamshire/England
PL901/North Muskham/Nottinghamshire/England
PL9685/Barnby Moor/Nottinghamshire/England
PL16368/West Drayton/Nottinghamshire/England
PL16402/Markham East/Nottinghamshire/England
PL99391Clumber Park/Nottinghamshire/England
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